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Pandemic has taken its toll on northeast business

Pandemic has taken its toll on northeast business

Layoffs, reduced hours, threats of closure, uncertainty on the minds of business owners in North Bay, Parry Sound and the Almaguin Highlands
Funding available for francophone businesses and non-profits

Funding available for francophone businesses and non-profits

$1M available for the 2020-21 grant program
Sault company steps in to save Algoma district Meals on Wheels program

Sault company steps in to save Algoma district Meals on Wheels program

Industrial supplier's trucks take to the road to deliver meals during pandemic
Two Northern small businesses awarded pandemic relief grants

Two Northern small businesses awarded pandemic relief grants

Thunder Bay, Timmins clinics receive $10,000 from Canadian Business Resilience Network Small Business Relief Fund
Indigenous businesses at risk of failing without support: survey

Indigenous businesses at risk of failing without support: survey

Indigenous Business COVID-19 Response Taskforce calls for financing, support services to keep Indigenous businesses afloat
Sudbury apparel-maker keeping industry faces covered

Sudbury apparel-maker keeping industry faces covered

Mask sales spur Covergalls founder to fundraise for long-term care facilities to purchase protective wear
Sault Ste. Marie entrepreneurs find opportunity during pandemic

Sault Ste. Marie entrepreneurs find opportunity during pandemic

Small business owners, organizations tell their stories of adaptability and resilience amid uncertainty
Thunder Bay job market hit hard by COVID-19 shutdown

Thunder Bay job market hit hard by COVID-19 shutdown

Financial Accountability Office says 2.2 million Ontarians lost jobs or faced reduced hours
Meeting the COVID-19 challenge 'head on'

Meeting the COVID-19 challenge 'head on'

Thunder Bay supplier leaned on professional network to grow his business during pandemic
‘Catastrophic devastation’: Northern tourism operators say they’re facing permanent closure

‘Catastrophic devastation’: Northern tourism operators say they’re facing permanent closure

Industry reps gather for virtual roundtable on how to help tourism bounce back from COVID-19